"It's up to you to keep the home fires burning, to see that you and your family stay easy-on-the-eyes. Fortunately, you can be patriotic and pretty both. It's easy to teach an old wardrobe new tricks, to resurrect the skeletons in your closet and bring them up to date. Come on, take those old knockabouts and turn them into knockouts, keep that glint in Uncle Sam's eye and still do your stint towards Victory!" favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Sewing, Vintage Patterns, Sewing Patterns, Home Economics, World War, 1939-1945, Needlework,...
CONTENTS Foreword 7 I Ravelings from the Workshop of a Designer 9 II Sketching Your Own Dress 20 III Cutting and Assembling 36 IV Fit or Misfit 45 V Color and Color Combinations 56 VI Economy Measures 64 VII Finishings 77 FOREWORD I SUPPOSE I know as much — which means as little — about the fashioning of feminine garments as the average man does* Being, I trust, an average man I know when a woman seems to be smartly dressed and becomingly turned out. I get that sense of subtle affinity... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Dressmaking, Sewing, Vintage Patterns, Vintage Clothes, Clothing and dress
FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY. This book is the property of H.M. Government. Its contents are not to be communicated, either directly or indirectly, to the Press, or to any person not holding an official position in H.M. Service. FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY. Attention is called to the penalties attaching to any infraction of the Official Secrets Acts. O.U. 6337 (40) REVIEW OF GERMAN CRUISER WARFARE 1914-1918 (399/1658) CONTENTS CHAPTER I.— SUMMARY OF OPERATIONS Tonnage captured by raiders, length of... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: WWI, World War, 1914-1918, Military Operations, Naval, World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval Operations
Volume 1. The great explosion : backgrounds and origins of the World War Volume 2. How the war was lost and won : the grand strategy of the high commands Volume 3. Battles, sieges and campaigns : the military achievements of the war Volume 4 The war at sea : battles, sea raids and submarine campaigns ( 1 reviews ) Topics: WWI, World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval Operations, World War I, World War, 1914-1918 -- Pictorial...
Feb 1, 2015byLewis, Dora S.; Bowers, Mabel Goode; Kettunen, Marietta
1955 public domain high school sewing/home economics textbook. "PREFACE Every girl wants to be attractive. In this book we have capitalized on this motivation to help girls develop skills of lasting value to themselves and to their families. Starting with simple grooming procedures and the art of choosing becoming lines, textures, and colors, we have gone on to show how to choose clothes and accessories that create harmonious costumes. Most families have limited funds for clothing, and... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Clothing and Dress, Dressmaking, Needlework, Sewing, Home Ec, Home Economics, Vintage Clothing,...
Sir E.A. Wallis Budge Egyptian Language ( Easy lessons in Egyptian hieroglyphics, with sign list ) Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd. 1973 Acrobat 7 Pdf 5.52 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Hieroglyphics, Rosetta Stone, Book of the Dead
The 1859 Space Weather Event: Then and Now by E W Cliver. "The 1859 space weather event, combining the first solar flare ever reported with arguably the largest geomagnetic storm ever observed, provided a dramatic opening to a new area of Sun-Earth studies. Here I describe solar science at the time of the discovery of the flare, recount the observation, and trace the developments that led to the correct interpretation of the 1859 solar-terrestrial event by Bartels in 1937."... Topics: EMP, CME, Space environment, Solar activity, Space weather, Solar flares, Electromagnetic Pulses
2002 edition of the CIA World Factbook compendium of geographic & demographic information. Digitized by AHEC (U.S. Army Heritage Collections) http://www.carlisle.army.mil/ahec/ Topics: Political science -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, World politics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, Geography...
CONTENTS Foreword iii Preface v Abbreviations x Organization, and Service from Arrival in the A. E. F. until May 31 1 Organization of the Division — Authorized Strength — Map of France and Belgium — Arrival in Europe — Early Service. The 6th Engineers in the Somme Defensive 5 Somme Defensive, March 21-April 6 — Casualties. Aisne Defensive, Chateau-Thierry Sector, Champagne-Marne Defensive, Aisne-Marne Offensive and Vesle Sector 10 Aisne Defensive, June 1-5 — Chateau-Thierry Sector,... Topics: WWI, United States. -- Army -- Infantry Division, 3rd -- History, World War, 1914-1918 --...
E.N. Da C. Andrade A Brief History of The Royal Society The Royal Society 1960 Acrobat 7 Pdf 12.3 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Science, Physics, Learned Society, Historical, Newton, Halley, Boyle, Rutherford
Contents Foreword iii Preface v Introduction 1 Section I: World War II Origins of Aerial Interdiction 9 1. Northwest Africa, November 1942-May 1943 19 2. The Sicilian Campaign, July- August 1943 51 3. Salerno: The Invasion of Italy, September 1943 81 4. Anzio, January 2-February 19, 1944 109 5. Operation Strangle, March 19-May 10, 1944 141 6. Operation Diadem: Interdiction and the Battle for Rome, May 11-June 10, 1944 179 7. Operation Overlord: The Invasion of Northwestern France, March 25-June... Topics: United States. Air Force, World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American, Korean War,...
-bySmolenski, Mary C. (Mary Catherine), 1950-; Smith, Donald G., Jr; Nanney, James, 1945-; Nanney, James
Table of Contents Foreword iiii Highlights and Turning Points l The Chronology of Air Force Nursing Services World War Two and Its Aftermath 7 The Fifties 13 The Sixties 20 The Seventies 29 The Eighties 37 The Nineties 45 The New Century 58 Appendices Air Force Surgeons General 63 Air Force Nurse Corps Chiefs 64 Mobilization Assistants to the Chief of the Air Force Nurse Corps 69 Nursing Awards Outstanding Air Force Nurse of the Year 70 Sarah P. Wells Outstanding Medical Technician of the Year... Topics: United States. Air Force, History, 20th Century -- United States, United States. -- Air Force Nurse...
L.B. Lambert A Five Part History of Instruments ( Reprint from issues of Instrument Practice 1969 ) Insituto E Museo Di Storia Della Scienza United Trade Press Ltd. 1969 Acrobat 7 Pdf 11.8 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Astronomy, Physics, Scientific Instruments
Keith Feiling A History of England Book Club Associates 1948 Acrobat 7 Pdf 56.1 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Roman, Celts, Saxons, Mediaeval, Middle Ages, Tudors, Civil War, Industrial Revolution, Victorian,...
-byCrackel, Theodore J; Air Force History and Museums Program (U.S.)
TABLE OF CONTENTS Preface iii Introduction ix I. The Roots of the Civil Reserve Air Fleet 1 The Army and Air Transport 1 Enter Edgar Gorrell 5 War Clouds, Air Transport, and Military Airlift Requirements 9 II. The Air Transport Industry in World War II 25 Pan Am and the British: Showing the Way 25 Organizing Air Transport for War 28 Across the Oceans 38 Summary and Analysis 42 III. Birth of the Civil Reserve Air Fleet, 1947-1951 55 The Airlines and Strategic Military Airlift 55 CRAF: The... Topics: United States. Air Force, Research Studies Series, Airlift, Military -- United States, Civil...
Contents Foreword vii Acknowledgments ix Introduction 1 Part One: Planning in the Traditional Way, 1944-1953 1. The Initial Planning for a Postwar Officer Corps, 1944-1945 7 General Arnold Confronts the Problem 9 Planning Fails to Keep Pace 13 2. Laying the Foundations for an Officer Corps, 1946-1947 17 The New Officer Personnel System 20 Defining the Rated Force 25 Augmenting the Regular Force 28 Problems With the 70:30 Ratio 33 3. Erecting and Manning the Structure, 1947-1950 39 The Officer... Topics: United States. -- Air Force -- Officers, United States. Air Force, United States -- History,...
-byLittle, Robert D.; Burch, Wilhelmine; United States. USAF Historical Division
Air Operations In The Lebanon Crisis Of 1958 CONTENTS I. The Crisis in Lebanon. 1 The May Rebellion The Decision to Send Military Aid 10 II. The Amphibious Landing 16 III. Deployment of Air Units 28 The CASF Components 32 The Fighters 32 The Tactical Bombers 35 The Reconnaissance Planes 36 The Fighter-Interceptors 37 The CASF Support Lift 37 The Airlift of Army Task Force Alpha 38 MATS Airlift IV. Air Operations 47 Fighters 48 Tactical Bombers 49 Air Defense 50 Reconnaissance 50 Tankers 52... Topics: Cold War, United States. Air Force, Lebanon -- History -- Intervention, 1958
Contents Foreword iii The Author vi Acknowledgments vii Introduction xv Part One The Early Development of Air Base Air Defense I Air Base Defense in World War I 3 Protecting the Flying Birdcages 5 The Americans Arrive 13 II Interwar Doctrine and Technology Changes 23 American Defense Development 24 Germany Prepares 32 Japanese Defense 36 The Soviet Union 39 Great Britain and the Commonwealth 42 Part Two World War II III Blitzkrieg and the Battle of Britain 53 The Attack on Poland 54 Fighting in... Topics: Special Studies (United States. Air Force. Office of Air Force History), United States. Air Force,...
-byMiller, Samuel Duncan, 1921-; Cresswell, Mary Ann. United States Air Force history
Contents Foreword iii Preface v Bibliographic subjects Aeronautics, General 1 Air Bases 10 Air Power 12 Air Transport (and the Berlin Airlift) 19 Air Warfare General 25 World War 1 30 World War II 42 Korea 69 Southeast Asia 75 Aircraft Development 91 Aircraft Production and Procurement 96 Aircraft Propulsion 100 Aircraft Types 101 Arctic and Antarctic Aviation 115 Armament and Weapon Technology 118 Atomic and Hydrogen Weapons 120 Auxiliary Air Arms 125 Aviation and Aerospace Medicine 127... Topics: United States. Air Force, Aeronautics, Military -- United States -- History -- Bibliography, United...
Rudolf Theil And There Was Light Andre Deutsch 1958 Acrobat 7 Pdf 17.1 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Astronomy, History, Galileo, Kepler, Newton, Herschel, Instruments
Sylvanus Griswold Morley An Introduction to the study of the Maya Hieroglyphs Dover Publications Inc. 1975 Acrobat 7 Pdf 18.4 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Language, Glyphs, Maya Numbers, Maya Time, Maya Calendar, Time-Periods, 18980 Day Period
CONTENTS TOOLS OF THE AIRLIFT Organisation Aircraft Personnel Bases PERFORMANCE OF THE MISSION 24 Early Problems of Air Traffic Control 26 Briefing tBAF 29 Communications 31 Development of Air Traffic Control 32 Air Traffic Control - Berlin Are 35 Effect of Weather 37 Distress Plans 41 Success of Ground Control Approach 41 Lighting Systems 42 Flying Safety 44 Ground Traffic 46 Maintenance - USAF-RAF 60 Production Control 69 Supply. 71 Air Installations 75 Cost Control 78 AIRLIFT BASES 80 Celle... Topics: Cold War, United States. Air Force, Berlin (Germany) -- History -- Blockade, 1948-1949, Combined...
TABLE OF CONTENTS INTRODUCTION i TABLE OF CONTENTS ii REFERENCES iv MISCELLANEOUS SECTION I, AN/ASQ-151 TURRET WINDOW WASH TANK Introduction 1-1 Pretask Preparation 1-2 AN/ASQ-151 Turret Window Wash Tank Filling 1-3 SECTION II, ENGINE OIL Introduction 2-1 Pretask Preparation 2-2 Lesson I, Engine Oil Tank Service 2-5 Lesson II, CSD Oil Tank Service (B-52H) 2-12 SECTION III, HYDRAULIC Introduction 3-1 Pretask Preparation 3-2 Lesson I, Main Hydraulic System Depressuization 3-5 Lesson II, Main... Topics: B-52 Bomber, Airplanes, Military -- United States -- Maintenance and repair -- Handbooks, manuals,...
"This book tells the story of our national pastime through documents, photographs, audio, video, and other records preserved at the National Archives. It covers of the role of baseball during the two world wars, contract disputes, civil rights, equal access and opportunity on and off the playing field, the steroids era, the universal appeal of the game to players and fans, Presidential involvement, improvements to the sport, Little League, Spring Training, Opening Day, and celebrations... Topic: baseball
-bySpires, David N; Bradley, George W; Sturdevant, Rick W; Eckert, Richard S; United States. Air Force Space Command
Contents Foreword xi Preface xiv Editor's Note xix Introduction. The Dawn of the Space Age 1 Arnold and von Karman Form a Partnership 2 NACA and the Rocketeers Lay the Groundwork 3 Rocketeers Lead the Way 4 Wartime Provides the Momentum-Arnold and von Karman Establish the Foundation 7 1. Before Sputnik: The Air Force Enters the Space Age, 1945-1957 13 Rand Proposes a World-Circling Spaceship 14 The Air Force Shuns Ballistic Missiles 16 Ballistic Missiles Receive New Life 21 The Air Force... Topics: United States. Air Force, Space Warfare, Astronautics, Military -- United States, Space Weapons,...
S. & E.M. Beaufoy Butterflies of the Wood Collins 1953 Acrobat 7 Pdf 9.85 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: Natural History, Fritillaries, Hairstreak, Skipper, Ringlet, Argus, Brimstone, White Admiral,...
Contents Page Foreword v Introduction 1 1 Developments to 1939 Lee Kennett 13 2 The Luftwaffe Experience, 1939-1941 Williamson Murray 71 3 Soviet Air-Ground Coordination, 1941-1945 Kenneth R. Whiting 115 4 The Tunisian Campaign, 1942-1943 David Syrett 153 5 Allied Cooperation in Sicily and Italy, 1943-1945 Alan R Wilt 193 6 The Battle for France, 1944 Will A. Jacobs 237 7 American Experience in the Southwest Pacific Joe Gray Taylor 295 8 Korea, 1950-1953 Allan R. Millett 345 9 Southeast Asia... Topics: Special Studies (United States. Air Force. Office of Air Force History), Close Air Support --...
-byWarnock, A. Timothy; United States. Air Force. Office of Air Force History
Contents Page Foreword iii Preface v The Author ix INTRODUCTION 1 MEXICAN SERVICE Service Medal and Streamer 8 Mexican Expedition Campaign: March 14, 1916-February 7, 1917 11 WORLD WAR I SERVICE Victory Medal and Streamers 16 World War I Campaigns: 21 1. Somme Defensive: March 21-April 6, 1918 23 2. Lys: April 9-27, 1918 25 3. Champagne-Marne: July 15-18, 1918 29 4. Aisne-Marne: July 18-August6, 1918 31 5. Somme Offensive: August 8-November 11, 1918 35 6. Oise-Aisne: August 18-November 1 1,... Topics: United States. Air Force, United States. -- Air Force -- Medals, badges, decorations, etc, United...
Francis Pierrepont Barnard Companion to English History ( Middle Ages ) Oxford Clarendon Press ( Oxford University Press ) 1902 Acrobat 7 Pdf 80.1 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option Topics: History, Architecture, Costume, Heraldry, War, Shipping, Town Life, Country Life, Monasticism,...